Piece of printed cotton

Probably English
Late 18th century


Dimensions

40 x 31 cm (15 3/4 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16.374

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Broad white and brownish-black stripes. On the white stripes are red roses with blue leaves and buds. The white stripe is covered with black dots and has an undulating band dividing it into hexagons by white lines, and large red and black leaves. Part of the white ground was strong yellow originally. Pieced.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. E. P. Holland